Tillsonburg transfer station closed
The Tillsonburg transfer station will be closed starting July 10 for approximately two months. Changes being made to the site will improve yard waste depot and large item drop-off access. In the meantime, residents are able to drop off yard waste and large article items at the Oxford County Waste Management Facility.
Please note, fees apply to loads containing garbage, large articles, construction and demolition material.
Household hazardous materials, recyclables, scrap metal, tires and cardboard can be dropped off free of charge. Fees apply if the items are a mixed with garbage or construction and demolition material.
Regular garbage - $68.89 / metric tonne
Construction and demolition - $71.40 / metric tonne
384060 Salford Rd., Salford
Monday - Friday - 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday - 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
If you have any questions before coming to the Waste Management Facility, call 519-539-9800.
How to install and use a Green Cone digester
If you're looking to reduce the amount of waste you're sending to the landfill, install a green cone digester. The green cone can break down organic materials a traditional composter isn't capable of. We're talking meat, bones, dairy and even small amounts of pet waste. Check out this video to see how the green cone works, and how easy it is to install.
Check out the Wasteline blog for tips on waste management
The Wasteline blog is your go-to guide for helpful information about waste management. Currently, the blog features a discussion on the Green Cone, a composting system that breaks down organic waste while keeping animals out. The posts include an explanation of how the Green Cone works and tips for installing your own system at home. Future posts will feature wider discussions of waste management, as well as how-to guides and personal accounts. Follow along to learn more about waste management and how proper practices can have a positive impact on the environment.
Stay connected with Wasteline
No matter where you live in Oxford County, Wasteline tools help you keep track of your garbage and recycling collection schedule. Get the information you want when you want it by using the “When's my pickup?” widget, signing up for automated reminders, or by using the Wasteline mobile app. Download the Wasteline app from the App Store or Google Play.